Anyone have the manual for a Cortland 444 fly reel?

Tim MurphyTim Murphy MemberPosts: 84 Member
Dear Board,

I recently acquired a Cortland 444 single action reel. It's a nice reel but it's set up for RHW and I'm a confirmed lefty when it comes to fishing.

Does anyone have a manual or instructions on how to convert the reel to LHW, if so I'd appreciate if you could post them or email them to me.

Thank you,

Tim Murphy :D


  • send them an e-mail if they back their products they should be able to help ya.
  • Tim MurphyTim Murphy Member Posts: 84 Member
    I found what I was looking for courtesy of a poster on the Fiberglass rod message board. The switch was simple once I figured that the drag stack was stuck in the drag drum and had to be carefully coaxed out with a knife. The reel has been reversed and it works fine.

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